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White Brain Matter, Depression and Concussions

Have you had a concussion or a mild traumatic brain injury? Do you suffer from symptoms of irritability, depression, and anxiety? A recent study suggests damaged white brain matter, the brain’s signal cables, may be responsible. On our blog, we often discuss the long-term damage left by concussions including depression. Signs and symptoms of depression…
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Concussion Guidelines Get Adults Back to Life

Doctors have a new set of guidelines to consult when treating adult patients with persistent post-concussion symptoms. Dr. Shawn Marshall, lead author, says that concussions are commonly thought of as a sports injury. But many concussions come "from mishaps of daily living, such as slipping on the ice while walking the dog, falling down the…
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